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[texts]HISTORY OF USS PINKNEY (APH 2) - U.S. Navy. NAVAL HISTORY DIVISION. SHIPS' HISTORIES SECTION
"Immediately after the war started, the Navy began to convert fast merchant ships to naval auxiliaries. SS ALCOA CORSAIR was among the first to be taken over for the Naval Service. In February 1942, the ship was converted to an attack and hospital evacuation transport. Her passenger spaces became hospital wards and officer accommodations and her cargo compartments where altered to berth combat troops and equipment...
Keywords: World War II; World War 2; hospital ship; kamikaze; Battle of Okinawa; Marine Corps; Kerama Ratto
Downloads: 13
[texts]Historical Summary To 4th Quarterly Sanitary Report, Cumulative Report For Period of World War II - U.S. Navy. USS Relief (AH-1)
History of the hospital ship USS Relief (AH-1) from December 7, 1941 to August 31, 1945.Scanned from microfilm.
Keywords: USS Relief (AH-1); hospital ship; World War II; World War 2; Battle of Okinawa; tetanus
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[texts]Conversion Model - Underway! - Lt. Catherine Shaw (NC) USN
Draft of article (possibly published in RN magazine) by Nurse Catherine Shaw about the conversion of submarine tender Antaeus to the hospital ship USS Rescue (AH-18) during World War II, and the difficulties the medical staff faced.
Keywords: Battle of Okinawa; Nurse Corps; USS Rescue (AH-18); hospital ship; World War II; World War 2
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[texts]HISTORY OF SHIPS NAMED RELIEF - U.S. Navy. NAVAL HISTORY DIVISION. SHIPS' HISTORIES SECTION
U.S. Navy Hospital Ship RELIEF (AH-1) is the fifth ship of the Fleetto bear the name.Includes list of commanding officers of AH-1 from 1920-1946.
Keywords: hospital ship; USS Relief (AH-1); USS Relief; Spanish-American War; World War II; World War 2; USS Repose; Battle of Okinawa; prisoners of war; POWs; Japan
Downloads: 12
[texts]Report On The Okinawa Operation - United States. Army
"This report covers the operation of the XXIV Corps, the 7th and 96th Divisions, while under combat conditions during the campaign for Okinawa."
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; United States. Army; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
Downloads: 38
[movies]LST Burns On Okinawa Beachhead, 04/12/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film # 7699. National Archives description: "1) GV LST with cargo of oil drums burning on beach of Okinawa.2) MS Smoke rises crashes Japanese plane, AK FG." National Archives Identifier: 78195 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: Battle Of Okinawa; WWII; United States. Navy; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War II; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 38
[texts]Biography of REAR ADMIRAL HARRY P. MAHIN, MC, USN - U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
Biography of REAR ADMIRAL HARRY P. MAHIN, MC, USN
Keywords: Henry Harry Paul Mahin; USS Celeno (AK-76); Vietnam War; World War 2; World War II; NH Guantanamo Bay; NH Portsmouth; NH San Diego; Battle of Okinawa
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[movies]Mass Surrender Of Japanese Troops, Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, 06/25/1945 - 07/03/1945 - United States. Army
No National Archives description. National Archives Identifier: 18695 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War II; Capitulations, Military; Battle Of Okinawa
Downloads: 47
[movies]Beach Scenes On Okinawa Shortly After Invasion, 04/02/1945 - 04/03/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #15904. National Archives description: "1) MLS LST"s alongside reef at low tide.2) LS Looking towards beach invasion area; invasion force of AP"s, etc. in distance.3) HA MS Bulldozers, other equipment on beach.4) MS Jeeps going ashore across reef (SV).5) MS DUKW and another vehicle going across reef.6) MS Vehicle crossing reef.7) MS Bulldozer pulling trailer out of landing craft (SV).8) MS Men pulling on line; DUKW track in FG.9) MS Army personnel rolling barrel ac...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. Army
Downloads: 67
[movies]GSAP: U.S. Navy Combat Bulletin #61, "Naval Operations Off Okinawa" - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #15911. National Archives description "1) Navy gun camera film showing navy planes striking Japanese shipping in islands. 2) MCU Strafing Japanese ships. 3) GV Rocket fire & strafing of Japanese shore installations SV. 4) GV Japanese planes shot down. 5) GV CV & CAs firing AA at Japanese planes. 6) LS MCU USS BUNKER HILL burning. QUALITY: GOOD" National Archives Identifier: 80221 mislabeled as "Gun Camera Shots Of Japanese Shipping & Installations, 01/14/1946"As al...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; GSAP; World War, 1939-1945; Gun Sight Aiming Point; World War II; Battle Of Okinawa; USS Bunker Hill (CV-17); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; USS Bunker Hill
Downloads: 55
[movies]Bulletin of the Okinawa Operation MOB-56 - United States. Marine Corps
1945 United States Marine Corps "combat bulletin" film that covers the Battle of Okinawa. This is the first of 2 USMC combat bulletin films about Okinawa. The second film is available in the FedFlix section of Archive.org as OKINAWA BULLETIN, NO. 2--FINAL PHASES (1945): http://www.archive.org/details/gov.archives.arc.37453/
Keywords: WWII; Combat Bulletin; US Marines; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Training Film; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; 1945; United States. Marine Corps; Battle of Okinawa; USMC; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; WWII In Color
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[texts]History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In WWII: Volume V, Victory And Occupation - Frank, Benis M.
History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In WWII: Volume V, Victory And Occupation by Benis M Frank; Henry I. Shaw "This book represents the final work in the five-volume history of Marine Corps operations in World War II. The story of the Okinawa campaign, told earlier in a separate monograph, has been reevaluated and rewritten to detail events in proper proportion to each other and in a correct perspective to the war as a whole...
Keywords: History of U.S. Marine Corps Operations in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; USMC; US Marines; Battle of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; WWII; World War II
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[movies]Okinawa: "L Day" Landing Craft; U.S. & Japanese Officers - U.S. General Makes Speech, 04/01/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #15376. Slate says "Japan L Day" so this is Okinawa, April 1st, 1945. National Archives description "1) LS Island in BG with landing craft running between camera and island 2) MCU Same broken down pier in FG. 3) MCU Flanding craft coming toward camera, turning in formation. 4) MCU Landing craft running upon beach PAN along beach showing soldiers leaving craft and coming over small cliff...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island
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[texts]The conquest of Okinawa : an account of the Sixth Marine Division - United States. Marine Corps
"FOREWORD This is one of a series of monograplis prepared by the Historical Division that deals with the activities of Marine Corps units in World War II. Early in March, 1945, Colonel John Potts, at that time officer in charge of the Historical Division, arranged to send out historical teams to work with the various units of the III Amphibious Corps during the Okinawa Campaign. The mission of these teams was threefold: To observe and take notes on the operation; to interview as many officers an...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Division, 6th -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War II
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[texts]Ryukyus - Fisch, Arnold G
CMH Pub 72-35 Ryukus: The U.S. Army Campaigns of World War II by Arnold G. Fisch, Jr. Published by U.S. Army Center of Military History, CMH Pub 72-35 "Provides one in a series of 40 illustrated brochures that describe the campaigns in which U.S. Army troops participated during the war. Each brochure describes the strategic setting, traces the operations of the major American units involved, and analyzes the impact of the campaign on future operations." GPO Stock Number: 008-029-00316-3 ISBN: 01...
Keywords: The US Army Campaigns of WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; Battle of Okinawa; WWII; US Army; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War II Commemorative Brochures
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[texts]CMH Pub 5-11-1 Okinawa: The Last Battle - Appleman, Roy Edgar
CMH Pub 5-11-1 Okinawa: The Last Battle by Roy E. Appleman, James M. Burns, Russell A. Gugeler, John Stevens First published, 1948. "The story of the last and most costly battle of the war in the Pacific, told by U.S. Army historians who had accompanied American forces to the Ryukyus." GPO Bookstore Number: 008-029-00310-4 Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The War in the Pacific; WWII; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; Battle of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; US Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; The U.S. Army in World War II
Downloads: 424
[texts]The Final Campaign: Marines in the Victory on Okinawa - Marine Corps Historical Center
The Final Campaign: Marines in the Victory on Okinawa. Colonel Joseph H. Alexander. USMC (Ret). "THIS PAMPHLET HISTORY, one in a series devoted to U.S. Marines in the World War II era, is published for the education and training of Marines by the History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Washington, D.C., as a part of the U.S. Department of Defense observance of the 50th anniversary of victory in that war."
Keywords: Marines in World War II Commemorative Series; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; US Marines; USMC; United States. Marine Corps; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle of Okinawa
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[texts]Hitting The Beaches: The First Armored Amphibian Battalion In World War II, 1943 1945 - Kwajalein, Guam, Okinawa - Barker, Dale L.
CONTENTS Collaborators on this volume viii Acknowledgements ix Foreword: Lt. General Louis Metzger xi Preface xiv Chapter 1. Background: The War, the Weapon, the Men 1 The war in the Central Pacific. The Japanese foe. Amphibian tractors. Amphibian tanks: the LVTA-l, the LVTA-4. The men. The schools. Jacques' Farm. Camp Pendleton. Movie making. Chapter 2. The Boat Basin 22 Building a battalion. Training in the amtanks...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Guam; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; Kwajalein Atoll, Battle Of, Marshall Islands, 1944; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Armored Amphibian Battalion, 1st -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental Histories -- United States
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[texts]Yank, the Army Weekly, Vol 3 No 49: May 25, 1945 - United States. Army. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division
Cover picture:"This Week's Cover THIRSTY Pfc. Grant Crawford of Molino, III., found the going cooler and smoother in Germany after he drank beer out of a German stein. He is an engineer with the 26th Infantry Division."Cover Story:"1st Division - From Fort Devens To Germany"The Red One by Sgt. Merle MillerBattle of Mandalay by Sgt. Walter PetersSergeant in Paris [Junior J. Spurrier] by Sgt. DeWitt GilpinA Bad Night [96th Inf...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities; Battle Of Central Burma; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma; CBI; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Division, 1st; Battle Of Okinawa; Spurrier, Junior J; Medal Of Honor; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Division, 96th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Veterans -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut; World War II: Postwar Issues; Stettinius, Edward R. (Edward Reilly), 1900-1949; Pinup Art -- United States; Yank; World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Caricatures And Cartoons; Yank (Magazine); Tierney, Gene; World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals; United States. Navy; Pinups; Gene Tierney; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; Cockfighting -- Philippines
Downloads: 52
[audio]1945 Radio News - WA4CZD
News from 1945. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1945 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine. ...if you like my uploads / Demonoid torrents please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice, thank you. Especially if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files. :D
Keywords: WWII; Tokyo Rose, 1916-2006; Ardennes, Battle Of The, 1944-1945; Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945; World War II; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 -- Death and burial; 1945; News; Battle Of Okinawa; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; Old Time Radio; Montgomery Of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount, 1887-1976; OTR; World War, 1939-1945; Joyce, William, 1906-1946; V-E Day, 1945; Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945; V-J Day, 1945; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952; Turner, Richmond Kelly, 1885-1961; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Nuremberg Trial Of Major German War Criminals, Nuremberg, Germany, 1945-1946; Forrestal, James, 1892-1949; Holocaust; The Shoah; King, William Lyon Mackenzie, 1874-1950; Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, German
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